The Richmond Adult & Community College

The Richmond Adult & Community College offers courses for adults in Richmond and Twickenham.

My Role as an employee

IT Facilities Administrator, May 1997 to Jun 1998

As an IT Facilities Administrator, I was responsible for:

  • Developing a departmental database using Microsoft Access.
  • Identifying and solving hardware and software problems.
  • Maintaining departmental IT equipment and Local Area Network.
  • Recommending the purchase of equipment according to tight budget.

Achievements:

  • Installed the department’s first Local Area Network within budget.
  • Spearheaded creation of a team for college-wide Millennium compliance.

Technical skills important for this role were:

  • Microsoft Access
  • Knowledge of PC hardware and Microsoft Office software
  • Networking